Attorney Bio

Wei Hu, Esq. – Founder & Partner

Licensed in New York State (2007), Connecticut (2006), EDNY and SDNY

In addition to the Administrative, Regulatory, and Social Services Laws that Wei has specialized in through his career at NYC HRA, he has worked at:

  • Private Practice (Law Office of Wei Hu, Esq.)

  • Shearman & Sterling LLP, New York, NY

(Contract Attorney, Litigation)

  • NYC Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), Brooklyn, NY

  • Outten & Golden LLP, New York, NY

  • New York State Office of Attorney General, New York, NY

Bureau of Investment Protection

  • The Legal Aid Society, Juvenile Rights Division, New York, NY

Appeals & Law Reform Unit

In private law practice, Wei, through his office at Law Office of Wei Hu, Esq., help clients with Real Estate transactions, matrimonial matters, contract review and counseling, Wills and Estates matters, and obtaining NYS SLA licenses. His extensive background and subject matter knowledge will prove invaluable -- that along with his extensive roster of trusted attorney associates specializing in other practice areas.

Published Decisions

Legal Servicing, LLC v Mostafa, 39 Misc3d 395, 959 NYS2d 652, 2013 NY Misc LEXIS 491; 2013 NY Slip Op 23039 (Sup Ct, Queens County Feb. 8, 2013; Elliot, J.S.C.)


Wei earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and German from Wesleyan University in 2001, and his Juris Doctor degree from CUNY Law School in 2006, where he was an Associate Editor of the New York City Law Review. Wei is admitted to practice law in Connecticut*, New York State, and Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. (*Scored in top 10% of all CT Bar examinees in 2006; NYS Bar does not rank examinee scores.)

He enjoys writing and literature—and (partly) judges people on their appreciation of David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest; ran his fastest NYC Marathon time at 3:40; is a certified Vinyasa yoga instructor (200-hour course at Laughing Lotus); and dreams of hiking the Appalachian Trail and El Camino de Compostela upon retirement. Wei resides in downtown Manhattan with his wife and two young daughters, and spends his weekends in Shawangunk, NY (Ulster County).

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